Farm Fresh Choice Stand Still Running at Spiral Gardens – Use Oregon Street Entrance

Farm Fresh Choice Stand Still Running at Spiral Gardens - Use Oregon Street Entrance
If you go past Spiral Gardens on Tuesday afternoons, a large black fence and “For Sale” sign may be what you notice instead of the Ecology Center’s Farm Fresh Choice produce stand. The stand is still running though, near the side entrance on Oregon Street. Spiral Gardens is also still running, and not for sale.… Read more »

Warm Winter Coat Drive Brings in 300 Coats!

Warm Winter Coat Drive Brings in 300 Coats!
This year, over 300 women’s, men’s, and children’s warm coats were donated to the Ecology Center as part of our Winter Coat Drive! This is our second year running a coat drive, and we are grateful for the abundance of generosity in our community. Thanks to Sola Lucy, Transition Berkeley, a local group of Girl… Read more »

10 ways we moved the needle in 2014

10 ways we moved the needle in 2014
Here’s what’s inspiring us to think big for 2015: 1. We helped pass Measure D, doing what we always do: convening, creating content-rich events, engaging the community, and changing the environment so it supports health, justice, and resilience. 2. Market Match expanded to 153 farmers’ markets in California, creating 46,412 purchases of affordable fruits and… Read more »

City of Berkeley Announces Measure D Panel of Experts Application, Deadline 1/17/15

City of Berkeley Announces Measure D Panel of Experts Application, Deadline 1/17/15
Exciting news! The City of Berkeley is moving forward with implementation of Measure D. Today, City Council shared the announcement below about the creation of the Panel of Experts. The panel will advise Council on how to spend proceeds from the tax. Interested applicants should fill out and return the application available here to the… Read more »

Ecology Center Programs’ Special Holiday Hours

Ecology Center Programs' Special Holiday Hours
Our programs observe Christmas and New Years holidays, but we also have some special open hours and other program breaks coming up. Please refer to the following schedule for our programs: Ecology Center Store Open: 11AM – 6PM on Monday and Tuesday, 12/22/14 and 12/23/14, and 11AM – 4PM on Wednesday, 12/24/14 Closed: 12/25/14 –… Read more »